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Built during 1880s

KCS - Ouachita River Bridge (Ouachita Parish, Louisiana)
Built in 1882, planks added for pedestrian traffic in 1907, rehabilitated 2007
Through truss bridge over Ouachita River on KCS Railroad
Open to traffic

KCS - Piasa Creek Bridge (Jersey County, Illinois)
Built 1881, Stabalized 1904 and 1911, Encased 1918
Concrete Encased Stone Arch bridge over Piasa Creek on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

KCS - Twin Culvert (S) (Pike County, Illinois)
Built 1889 during a grade reduction
Stone arch Bridge over Old Pearl Road on Kansas City Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Kearney Branch Irish Creek-Zenith Rd. Bridge (Marshall County, Kansas)
Pony truss bridge over Kearney Branch, 2.0 mi. north and 1.3 mi. west of Lillis
Open to traffic

Keefer Station Covered Bridge 38-49-02 (Northumberland County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1888, restored 2000
Burr arch-truss bridge over Shamokin Creek on Mill Road
Open to traffic

Keeseville Suspension Bridge (Essex County, New York)
Built 1888 by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co.
Suspension footbridge over AuSable River beyond the end of Clinton Street in Keeseville
Open to pedestrians

Keltner Road Bridge (Carroll County, Illinois)
Built 1886
Stringer bridge over East Fork Plum River on East Keltner Road, .5 mi. south of County Line
Open to traffic

Keniston Covered Bridge 29-07-02 (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Built 1882
Covered bridge over Blackwater River on Bridge Road in Andover
Open to traffic

Kentucky & Indiana Bridge (Old) (Jefferson County, Kentucky)
Built 1886; Replaced 1912
Lost through truss bridge over Ohio River on Monon/Southern/B&O/Kentucky & Indiana Terminal Railroad/Daisy Line and Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Kentucky Route 228 Bridge (Meade County, Kentucky)
Built in 1885 by Smith Bridge Company; replaced 1988
Lost through truss bridge over Wolf Creek on Kentucky Route 228 in Wolf Creek
Bridge has been replaced.

Kentucky Route 49 Bridge (Marion County, Kentucky)
Built 1881 by the King Bridge Co.; replaced 1984
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Rolling Fork River on Kentucky Route 49
Replaced by new bridge

Kewash Trail - West Fork Crooked Creek Bridge (Washington County, Iowa)
Built 1889
Lattice through truss bridge over West Fork Crooked Creek on Kewash Trail
Open to pedestrians

Kidwell Covered Bridge 35-05-02 (Athens County, Ohio)
Built 1880, closed in 1978 after damage from overweight truck, recently restored and reopened to traffic.
Howe through truss bridge over Sunday Creek on Monserat Road (TR332)
Open to traffic

Kilmore Creek Bridge (Clinton County, Indiana)
Built in 1885 by the Massillon Bridge Company; replaced in 1991.
Lost through truss bridge over Kilmore Creek on CR 300 E at 300E-420N
Replaced by new bridge

King Iron Bridge Draw Bridge (Rockland County, New York)
Built 1880 by the King Iron Bridge Co.; closed to traffic in 1991; restored 2008-09
Bascule pony truss bridge over Sparkill Creek on Bridge Street in Piermont
Open to pedestrians

Kingfisher Crossing Bridge (Jefferson County, Indiana)
Built 1884 by Lomas Forge Bridge Works
Pony truss bridge over Big Creek on E Road
Bridge is being replaced with a slab. Apparently the trusses are being reused on it.

Kings Mill Bridge (Meigs County, Tennessee)
Built 1884 by the Champion Bridge Co.
Pratt through truss bridge over Sewee Creek on Big Sewee Road
Open to traffic

Kingsbury Street Bridge (Norfolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1889; rehabilitated 1996
Pony truss bridge over CSX Railroad/MBTA on Kingsbury Street in Wellesley
Open to traffic

Kingston Ford Bridge (Washington County, Missouri)
Built 1885-86 at Lemay Ferry by the St. Louis Bridge & Iron Co.; relocated here in 1917
Closed through truss bridge over Big River just northeast of Washington State Park
Closed to all traffic

Kinzua Bridge (Original) (McKean County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1882; Replaced 1900
Lost Deck truss bridge over Kinzua Creek on Erie Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Kirby-Flynn Bridge (Palo Alto County, Iowa)
Built in 1883; may have been relocated here in 1919 in conjunction with the West Fork Des Moines River rechanneling project
Newly restored through truss bridge over New Channel West Fork Des Moines River on Brushy Bayou Road
Completely rehabilitated and now open to traffic

Knowlton Covered Bridge 35-56-18 (Monroe County, Ohio)
Built 1887; rehabilitated 1995
Three-span covered bridge over Little Muskingum River on CR 387A
Open to pedestrians only

Kramer Covered Bridge 38-19-23 (Columbia County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1881
Covered bridge over Mud Run on Turkey Path Road, north of Orangeville
Open to traffic

Krepp's Covered Bridge 38-63-19 (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887
Covered bridge over Raccoon Creek on Covered Bridge Road (TR 799)
Open to traffic

Krumm Bridge (Antelope County, Nebraska)
Built 1883 By King Iron Bridge Co. Relocated 1929. Now Rehabilited For Pedestrian Use.
Bowstring through truss bridge over Elkhorn River on 519th Avenue (Old Alignment)
Open to pedestrians

L&N - Branch of Little Trammel Creek Bridge (Sumner County, Tennessee)
Built 1886 (Reportedly)
Abandoned timber stringer bridge over branch of Little Trammel Creek on former L&N
Derelict/abandoned

L&N - Henderson Bridge (Henderson County, Kentucky)
Built 1885; replaced by the current railroad bridge just to the south
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Ohio River on Louisville & Nashville Railroad
Replaced by new bridge

LA&SG - Arroyo Seco Bridge (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1886; Replaced 1896
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Arroyo Seco on Los Angeles & San Gabriel Valley Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

Lafayette Bridge (St. Louis, Missouri)
Originally built ca. 1888 by Stupp Brothers Bridge & Iron Co.; reconstructed in 1935 and 1988
Replaced iron deck arch bridge on Grand Drive just south of Union Blvd. in Forest Park
Superstructure replaced by a similar, but modern, design

Lafayette Street Bridge (1st) (Hillsborough County, Florida)
Built 1889; Replaced 1895
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Hillsborough River on Lafayette Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Lahaska Creek Bridge near Holicong, PA (Bucks County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1881
Stone arch bridge over Lahaska Creek on Quarry Road in Buckingham Twp near Holicong
Open to traffic

Lake Champlain Bridge (Old) (Grand Isle County, Vermont)
Built 1886 by Vermont Construction Co.; Replaced in 1953
Lost Double Intersection Warren through truss bridge over Camplain Lake on Route 2
No longer exists

Lake Creek Bridge (Venango County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1889
Pony truss bridge over Lake Creek on TR 372 (Woolen Mills Road) in Cooperstown
Replaced by a new bridge

Lake Street Swing Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1886, replaced 1916
Lost Through truss bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Lake Street, Lake Street Elevated Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Lake Street-Marshall Avenue Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built in 1888 by Wrought Iron Bridge Company; modified in 1904-5; Replaced in 1989
Lost Bridge over Mississippi River on Lake Street and Marshall Avenue
Replaced by new bridge

Lake Wobegon Trail - Hoboken Creek Stone Arch (Stearns County, Minnesota)
Built 1883
Stone arch bridge over Hoboken Creek on Lake Wobegon Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Lakewood Park Bridge (Saline County, Kansas)
Built 1887 by the Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Works
Through truss bridge over Smoky Hill River on Lakewood Drive in Salina
Relocated to Lakewood Park Middle School where it serves as a pedestrian bridge.

LAMMSCAPES Railroad Bridge (Washington County, Wisconsin)
Built 1883 on a railroad in Des Plaines, Illinois; Relocated to Lebannon, Wisconsin in 1910; Relocated and Restored at Present Location in 1998
Double-intersection Warren pony truss bridge over Cedar Creek on Private Drive
Open to traffic

Langdon Bridge (Bedford County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1889 by the King Bridge Co.
Through truss bridge over Yellow Creek on TR 655
Open to traffic

Langley Covered Bridge 22-75-01 (St. Joseph County, Michigan)
Built 1887 by Pierce Bodner
Covered bridge over St. Joseph River on Covered Bridge Road
Open to one-lane traffic

Larkin Covered Bridge 38-15-11 (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1881; relocated 2006
Covered bridge over a ditch next to Byers Station Blvd.
Open to pedestrians only

Lathers Road Bridge (Rock County, Wisconsin)
Built 1887 by Wisconin Bridge & Iron
Through truss bridge over Turtle Creek on Lathers Road
Open to traffic, weight restrictions in place

Lattice Bridge (Allegany County, New York)
Built 1887
Whipple through truss bridge over Genesee River on Lattice Bridge Road
Closed to all traffic

Lawrence Bridge (Winneshiek County, Iowa)
Built 1880 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Closed pony truss bridge over Little Turkey River on 330th Avenue in Jackson Junction
Privately owned

Laytonville - Dos Rios Bridge (Mendocino County, California)
Built 1888
Deck truss bridge over Burger Creek on Laytonville - Dos Rios Road
Open to traffic

Lazaretto Creek Railroad Bridge (Chatham County, Georgia)
Built 1887; abandoned 1933
Lost bridge over Lazaretto Creek on Savannah and Tybee Railroad
No longer exists except for remnants of west approach

Lea Bridge (Bradley County, Tennessee)
Built 1886; Demolished 1988
Lost Pony truss bridge over Candies Creek on Old Georgetown Street
Replaced by a new bridge; Moved to park in Hamilton County

Lebanon Countryside Trail - Little Miami River Bridge (Warren County, Ohio)
Built circa 1885
Parker through truss bridge over Little Miami River on Lebanon Country Side Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Lebanon Road Stone Arch Bridge (Davidson County, Tennessee)
Built 1888
Stone arch bridge over Brown's Creek on Lebanon Pike
Intact but closed to all traffic

Leet Street Bridge (Allegheny County, Pennsylvania)
Originally built 1886 by the Morse Bridge Co. at Lawrence Junction; relocated here in 1904
Through truss bridge over Norfolk Southern Railroad and PA 65 on Leet Street in Leetsdale
Intact but closed to all traffic

Lehman's Covered Bridge 38-34-B (Juniata County, Pennsylvania)
Built in 1888 and rebuilt after Hurricane Agnes in 1972 using original timbers, but not original truss design
Bridge over East Licking Creek on Mayer Road
Open to traffic

Lickskillet Bridge (Logan County, Kentucky)
Built 1880 by the Penn Bridge Works; replaced 1990 and later relocated to a city park
Pratt pony truss bridge in Auburn Park
Open to traffic going through the park

Lime Kiln Road Bridge (Newton County, Missouri)
Built 1882 as a railroad bridge by the King Bridge Co.; later relocated here for vehicular traffic
Through truss bridge over Shoal Creek on Lime Kiln Road north of Neosho in Neosho
Open to pedestrians

Lime Valley Stone Arch (Blue Earth County, Minnesota)
Built 1887
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Lime Valley creek on former C&NW Railway
Abandoned

Lincoln Trail Bridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built 1884, replaced in 2005
Lost through truss bridge over Stony Creek on Lincoln Trail Road southeast of Muncie
Replaced by new bridge

Linden Street Bridge (Lehigh County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1884, rehabilitated ca. 1950, replaced in 2008
Stone arch bridge over Jordan Creek on Linden Street in Allentown
Replaced by a new bridge

Linton Stevens Covered Bridge 38-15-03 (Chester County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1886
Burr arch-truss bridge over Big Elk Creek on Kings Row Road (TR 310)
Open to traffic

Linwood Road Bridge (Wood County, Ohio)
Built ca. 1885 by the Smith Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1987
Pony truss bridge over North Branch Portage River on Linwood Road (TR 236A) in Bowling Green
Open to pedestrians only

Little Buffalo Creek Bridge (Perry County, Pennsylvania)
Built ca. 1880; rehabilitated 1968
Stone arch bridge over Little Buffalo Creek on PA 34 in Newport
Open to traffic

Little Deer Creek Bridge (Carroll County, Indiana)
Built in 1888 by P.E.Lane; replaced in 1989
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Little Deer Creek on CR 400E
Replaced by new bridge

Little Gap Covered Bridge 38-13-02 (Carbon County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1880; rehabilitated 1987
Burr arch-truss bridge over Aquashicola Creek on Cover Bridge Road
Open to traffic

Little Otter Creek CR 300N Bridge (Ripley County, Indiana)
Built ca. 1880; rehabilitated 1998
Stone arch bridge over Little Otter Creek on CR 300 North
Open to traffic

Little Raccoon Creek Bridge (Parke County, Indiana)
Built in 1889 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company; replaced in 1991
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Little Raccoon Creek on CR 21 (Pipeline Road)
Replaced by new bridge

Little Sandy River Bridge (Carter County, Kentucky)
Built 1880
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Little Sandy River on an old alignment of KY 1/a former railroad
Derelict/abandoned

Little Vermilion River Bridge (Vermilion County, Illinois)
Built in 1889 by P.E. Lane; replaced 1996
Lost Through truss bridge over Little Vermilion River on TR 443
Replaced by new bridge

Little Walnut Creek Bowstring Bridge (Crawford County, Kansas)
Bowstring Pony Truss Bridge over Little Walnut Creek
Abandoned with portion of deck missing

LittleTunnel (Claiborne County, Tennessee)
Built in 1888 as railroad tunnel, connecting Cumberland Gap Tunnel to L & N Railroad line going into Virginia, converted to a walking tunnel
Former Louisville & Nashville railroad tunnel under Poor Valley Ridge at Cumberland Gap
Open to pedestrians

Livermore Falls Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1885 by Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; Closed To Traffic 1959
Pin Connected Lenticular deck truss bridge over Pemigewasset River on Abandoned Road
Abandoned

London Mills Bridge (Knox County, Illinois)
Built 1883; replaced 1985. One of the nine bridges submitted to NRHP in "Metal Highway Bridges of Fulton County Thematic Resources", 1980-10-29
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Spoon River on CH 39 in London Mills
Replaced by a new bridge

Longwood Covered Bridge 14-21-01 (Fayette County, Indiana)
Built in 1884 over Williams Creek and moved to Roberts Park in 1984.
Burr arch truss bridge over depression in Roberts Park
Open to pedestrians

Loosveldt Bridge (Sheridan County, Nebraska)
Built 1888 Over Loup River In Columbus, Nebraska; Relocated Here In 1933
Through truss bridge over Niobrara River on a county road
Open to traffic

Lord's Creek Covered Bridge 45-10-01 (Orleans County, Vermont)
Built 1881
Paddleford through truss bridge over Black River on Covered Bridge Road
Closed to all traffic

Los Angeles Cable Railway Viaduct (Los Angeles County, California)
Built 1889; Demolished 1910
Lost Deck truss bridge over Los Angeles River & Southern Pacific Yard on Los Angeles Cable Railway
Removed but not replaced

Lost Creek Bridge (Bourbon County, Kansas)
Built 1888
Through truss bridge over Lost Creek on 155th Street
Derelict/abandoned

Lost River-Stevens Rd. Bridge (Orange County, Indiana)
Built ca.1880
Lost Hammond through truss bridge over Lost River on Stevens Road
Removed but not replaced

Loup River Wagon Bridge (Platte County, Nebraska)
Built 1888; Replaced 1931
Lost Baltimore through truss bridge over Loup River on Rt 30
No longer exists

Lover's Lane Bridge (Floyd County, Iowa)
Built 1884; replaced 1922
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Shell Rock River on Main Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Lowell Bridge (Henry County, Iowa)
Built 1889; Replaced 1976
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Skunk River on Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Lower Elgin Road Bridge (Bastrop County, Texas)
The KCBI bid for several bridges (3 or 4--exact details TBD), including this one, was for $12,829 and was accepted by the Bastrop County Commissioners Court on May 31, 1887 (source: Bastrop County Commissioners Court meeting minutes, Vol. D. p. 270)
Pratt through-truss bridge over Wilbarger Creek on Lower Elgin Road (CR 55). This road has also been known as Coats Rd.
Was open to pedestrians until the flooding of Wilbarger Creek in May, 2015. As a result of the flood, the bridge sustained damage to the decking and was closed by Bastrop County.

Lower Landsdown Road Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1885; rehabilitated 1982
Phoenix column Pratt through truss bridge over Capoolong Creek on Lower Landsdown Road
Open to traffic

Lower Turnpike Bridge (Washington County, New York)
Built 1889 by Dean & Westbrook; Rehabilitated 2013
Pin-connected Baltimore through truss bridge over Mettawee River on Lower Turnpike Road
Open to traffic

Loys Station Covered Bridge 20-10-03 #2 (Frederick County, Maryland)
Built 1885; rehabilitated 1994
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Owens Creek on Old Frederick Road
Open to traffic

Luce Line Trail Bridge (Hennepin County, Minnesota)
Built 1885 in Pearl, Illinois; Relocated to Long Lake in 1914; Relocated again 2008
Pratt through truss bridge over Wayzata Boulevard on Luce Line State Trail
Open to pedestrians

Lullwater Bridge (Kings County, New York)
Built 1889
Cast iron deck arch bridge over Prospect Park Lake on Prospect Park Walkway
Open to pedestrians

Lyle Covered Bridge 38-63-21 (Washington County, Pennsylvania)
Built 1887; rehabilitated 1998
Queenpost through truss bridge over Brush Run Creek on TR861 Kramer Rd.
Open to traffic

Lyon Creek Bowstring Bridge (Geary County, Kansas)
Built ca. 1880
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Lyon Creek, 5.0 mi. south and 1.0 mi. west of Junction City
Derelict/abandoned with deck missing

M&StL - Eddyville Rail Bridge (Old) (Monroe County, Iowa)
Built 1884; Replaced 1926
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Des Moines River & Muchakinock Creek on Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Maeystown Bridge (Monroe County, Illinois)
Built 1881; rehabilitated 1938
Stone arch bridge over Maeystown Creek on Mill Street at Maeystown
Open to one-lane traffic

Mahorner's Bridge (Noxubee County, Mississippi)
Built 1884, bypassed after 1970s
Abandoned pony truss swing bridge over Noxubee River on Abandoned alignment of Mahorner Rd
Bypassed and abandoned with approach pony trusses removed

Main Steet Bridge (Butler County, Ohio)
Built 1887; Lost to flooding in 1913.
Lost Through truss bridge over Great Muami River on Main Street
Destroyed by severe weather

Main Street Bridge (Fairfield County, Connecticut)
Built 1888 by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1922
Lenticular pony truss bridge over Rippowam River on Main Street in Stamford
Open to pedestrians

Main Street Bridge (Carver County, Minnesota)
Built 1885
Stone arch bridge over Carver Spring on CR 40 (Main Street) in Carver
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Yates County, New York)
Built 1880; rehabilitated 1994
Stone arch bridge over Keuka Lake Outlet on Main Street in Penn Yan
Open to traffic

Main Street Bridge (Warren County, Indiana)
Built 1886, replaced in 1924
Lost Through truss bridge over Wabash River on Main Street at Attica
Replaced by a new bridge with spans being relocated to various locations in Fountain County.

Main Street Bridge (Clay County, Iowa)
Built 1889, span added 1901, Replaced 1915
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Little Sioux River on Main Street (Now Renamed)
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Erie County, New York)
Built 1889; Replaced ?
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Cattaraugus Creek on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Old) (Linn County, Iowa)
Built ca.1880 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company, Replaced 1957
Lost Bridge over Wapsipinicon River on Main Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Older) (Franklin County, Kansas)
Built 1885; Destroyed 1926
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Marais des Cygnes River on Main Street
Destroyed by flooding

Main Street Califon Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Built 1887; altered 1985; rehabilitated 1987
Pratt through truss bridge over South Branch Raritan River on County Route 512
Open to traffic

Manchester Street Bridge (Sauk County, Wisconsin)
Built 1884 by Milwaukee Bridge & Iron Works; Relocated 1987
Camelback through truss bridge over Baraboo River on Manchester Street in Baraboo
Relocated to a City Park